Not much is left of the Gestapo's former headquarters in Wilhelmstrasse. Severely damaged by wartime bombing raids, the ... More
Topography of Terror
Not much is left of the Gestapo's former headquarters in Wilhelmstrasse. Severely damaged by wartime bombing raids, the remaining buildings were torn down shortly after the end of the War. The Allied authorities wanted all traces of Germany's evil past to be destroyed as swiftly as possible. Excavations in the early 1980's brought the foundations to light - a long wall covered with pale white tiles - and a makeshift museum was immediately established on the wasteland close to Hitler's bunker. The Topography of Terror stands beside the Jewish Museum and the Holocaust Memorial as one of Berlin's most important memorials to the darkest chapter of German history.
The original Jungfernbrücke—built in 1798—used to be Berlin's oldest bridge, but worries about safety meant that the Dutch style drawbridge
has had to be completely reconstructed. Spanning over an arm of the Spree to the new foreign ministry building, ...
Volkspark Friedrichshain is perfect for relaxing after work or for chilling out at the weekend. The park has attractive grounds,
a number of lakes, ponds and fountains as well as several different children's playgrounds. The Märchenbrunnen is the park's ...
This Prenzlauer Berg adventure playground's main attraction is hut building. Campfires are also regularly lit for the kids to barbecue
on. A small surcharge includes extra activities such as felt design, weaving and woodcarving.
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